Transformational Leadership Program - Scholarships and Partnerships

Kaltrina Ahmeti

Masters of Public Affairs at University of Missouri

Ms. Kaltrina Ahmeti has obtained her Bachelorís Degree in Political Science at the University of Prishtina in 2015, where she was awarded with a merit scholarship for two consecutive years. During her undergraduate studies, she worked as an intern at the Kosova Democratic Institute (KDI), and as a research intern at the GAP Institute of Advanced Studies, a leading Prishtina-based think tank. After graduation, she worked as a Journalist at BIRN Kosovo, a leading regional investigative journalism media outlet, and as a Project Coordinator for the Kosovar Organization for Talent and Education Ė TOKA. She believes that Civil Society Organizations are indispensable to democratization and need to be universally recognized as such. According to her, Civil Societies play a necessary part in the functioning of a democratic system, because they also positively influence good governance, transparency, accountability and citizen participation in the development process.